Happy Birthday To Bobby McFerrin. ‘Bobby Sings One More Note’

This day (March 11, 1950), in Manhattan, New York, is born Robert ‘Bobby’ McFerrin, a virtuoso American vocalist.

DIGEST

Digest Tracklist :

w/ Boy Singing – Route 66 (Live In Kaunas) . Concert À Cappella . w/ Chick Corea – Duet Live (2012) . The Power Of The Pentatonic Scale (2009) . w/ Richard Bona – Improvisation (2006) . w/ Judy Collins – Amazing Grace (1988) . Concert In Bratislava (1986 ) . Don’T Worry Be Happy (1988) .

TOP 10

Bobby Mcferrin Top 10 :

Don’t Worry Be Happy . Thinkin’ About Your Body . Drive My Car . Drive . Good Lovin’ . Turtle Shoes . Friends . From Me To You . Freedom Is A Voice . Another Night in Tunisia .

SELECTED ALBUMS

Released on August 8, 1989, Back on the Block is a studio album produced by Quincy Jones and featuring many famous artists : Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul, Ice-T, Big Daddy Kane, Sarah Vaughan, Dizzy Gillespie, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Chaka Khan, Take 6, Bobby McFerrin, Al Jarreau, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram, El DeBarge, Ray Charles and more. >>

Play by Bobby McFerrin & Chick Corea is an album recorded on June 23, 1990 at Wolftrap (Vienna, Virginia) and June 27, 1990 at Carnegie Hall (New York City). >>

Recorded between March 17 & 26, 1984 in Germany, The Voice is a live album by Bobby McFerrin. >>

Spirityouall by Bobby McFerrin is his twenty-third album released on May 14, 2013, re-imagining Americana with spirituals and original songs. >>

Released on August 22, 1988, Simple Pleasures is the fourth studio album (containing Don’t Worry, Be Happy) by Bobby McFerrin. >>

MORE VIDEOS

[1993] Dorothy Donegan, Michel Camilo, Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Bobby McFerrin, Wynton Marsalis, Joe Williams and even Bill Clinton will perform at the celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Newport Jazz Festival held at the White House in Washington DC >> 29 MINUTES >>

[2010] Bobby McFerrin has invited two of his children Taylor John and Madison Grace to the concert he gives at at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New-York City >> 3 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1988] Bobby McFerrin sits in with Chick Corea Acoustic Band – that is Chick Corea (p), John Patitucci (b) and Tom Brechtlein (d) – at Jazzgipfel in Stuttgart, Germany >> 14 MINUTES >>

[2012] The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra led by Wynton Marsalis presents ‘My Audiobiography,’ a special show with Bobby McFerrin. >> 99 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2012] Bobby McFerrin presents his SpiritYouAll program at the Barbican in London >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2013] if in New-York, do not miss Bobby McFerrin live from Public radio WFUV >> 8 MINUTES >>

[2013] Bobby McFerrin promotes his soon-to-be-released project “spirityouall” at Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis >> 6 MINUTES >>

[2014] Bobby McFerrin performs at Toronto Jazz Fest in Toronto, Canada >> 18 MINUTES >>

[2011] Bobby McFerrin will be at the Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. >> 48 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1985] Huey Lewis & The News, a-ha, Sting, Phil Collins plus an All-Star Jam Session gathering B.B. King, Tony Williams, Stanley Clarke, Ron Carter, Michel Petrucciani, Herbie Hancock, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Jordan, Bobby Hutcherson), Gary Burton, Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1988] Bobby McFerrin is at Umbria Jazz Festival in Perugia, Italy >> 7 MINUTES >>

[2013] Bobby McFerrin presents his Spirityoual’ project at Rose Theater at Lincoln Centre, New-York City >> 117 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1991] a free concert is organized in Golden Gate Park to honor Bill Graham who passed away two weeks ago. Before the Grateful Dead who will close, expect to see Carlos Santana, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Joe Satriani, Tracy Chapman, Bobby McFerrin, Joan Baez, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Jackson Browne, Journey, etc >> 87 MINUTES on RVM >>

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Wikipedia : This day (March 11, 1950), in Manhattan, New York, is born Robert ‘Bobby’ McFerrin, a virtuoso American vocalist.

Official Site :

@Facebook : When he invites his fans to sing along, as he almost always does, few can resist. Inclusiveness, play, and the universality of voices raised together in song are at the heart of Bobby’s art. Bobby McFerrin was exposed to a multitude of musical genres during his youth–classical, R&B, jazz, pop and world musics.

@last.fm : His recordings have sold over 20 million copies. In addition to his vocal performing career, Mr. McFerrin was appointed in 1994 as creative chair of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

@Discogs : Bobby McFerrin is the son of opera singer Robert McFerrin. His son Taylor McFerrin is also a musician and vocalist

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